Saturday, September 30, 2006

Eric's Songlist: Food & Drink

A Taste of Honey - Beatles or Herb Alpert
All That Meat and No Potatoes - Fats Waller
Apples, Peaches, Bananas and Pears - The Monkees
Apple Peaches Pumpkin Pie - Jay and the Techniques
Ayuh (The Potato Pickin' Song) - Wicked Good Band
Backslider's Wine - Michael Murphy or Jerry Jeff Walker
Baked Bean Boogie - Wicked Good Band
Banana Pudding - Southern Culture on the Skids
Beans in Your Ears - Serendipity Singers
Beer For My Horses - Toby Keith & Willie Nelson
Blue Plate Special - Dennis D'Asaro
Brandy - Looking Glass
Bread & Butter - The Newbeats
Broccoli - The Association
Butter - Megon McDonough/Four Bitchin' Babes
Call Any Vegetable - Mothers of Invention
Candy Everybody Wants - 10,000 Maniacs
Candy Mack David - John Whitney/Alex Kramer
Candyman - Sammy Davis Jr.
Cheeseburger in Paradise - Jimmy Buffett
Cherry, Cherry - Neil Diamond
Chicken Cordon Blues - Steve Goodman
(The) Chili Song - Gary P. Nunn
Chocolate Jesus - Tom Waits
Church - Lyle Lovett
Cinnamon - Derek
Cinnamon Girl - Neil Yong
Coconut - Harry Nilsson
Corn Dog - The Bobs
Corn Flake Girl - Tori Amos
Cornbread, Molasses & Sassafras - The Freight Hoppers
Corono con Lima - Gary P. Nunn
Custard Pie - Led Zeppelin
Day-o (The Banana Boat Song) - Harry Belafonte
Dill Pickle Rag - Doc Watson
Does Your Chewing Gum lose Its Flavor on the Bedpost Overnight - Lonnie Donegan
Drinkin' Wine (Spodee-Odee) - Jerry Lee Lewis
Eat at Home - Paul McCatney
Eat for Two - 10,000 Maniacs
Eat It - Wierd Al Yankovic
Eggs 'n' Sausage - Tom Waits
Everybody Eats When They Come to My House - Cab Calloway
First Bratwurst of Summer - Those Darn Accordians
Food - The Turtles
Food, Glorious Food - "Oliver" Original Cast or Soundtrack
Forty Cups of Coffee - Bill Haley
Give Me A Pig Foot And A Bottle Of Beer - Bessie Smith
Glass Onion - The BeatlesBR> Goober Peas - Burl Ives
Grapefruit Juicy Fruit - Jimmy Buffett
Gravy On My Scissors - Christine Lavin
Greasy Grit Gravy - Dr. Hook
Green Onions - Booker T the MGs
Grits Ain't Groceries - Little Milton or Wet Willie
Ham & Eggs - Rooftop Singers
Hold Tight (Want Some Seafood Mama) - The Andrews Sisters or Fats Waller
Homegrown Tomatoes - Guy Clark
Hot Smoke 'n Sassafras - Bubble Puppy
How Many Biscuits - The Freight Hoppers
Hungarian Goulash - Allan Sherman
I Like Beer - Tom T. Hall
I Love Onions - Susan Christie
I Want Candy - The Strangeloves
I'm a Butter and Eggs Man - Louis Armstrong
I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket - Louis Armstrong
Incense & Peppermints - Strawberry Alarm Clock
Instant Coffee Blues - Guy Clark
Jam Up, Jelly Tight - Andy Kim
Jambalaya - Hank Williams
Java Jive - Manhattan Transfer
Junk Food - Four Bitchin' Babes
Junk Food Junkie - Larry Groce
Kielbasa, Beer & Sauerkraut - Polkacide
Kisses Sweeter Than Wine - The Weavers
Life is a Minestrone - 10cc
Lollipop - Chordettes
McDonald's Girl - Barenaked Ladies
Microwave Life - Megon McDonough/Four Bitchin' Babes
My Boy Lollipop - Millie Small
No Biscuit Blues - Kate & Anna McGarrigle
No Milk Today - Herman's Hermits
No Sugar Tonight - Guess Who
One Bad Apple - The Osmonds
One Meat Ball - Josh White, Josh White Jr., Dave Van Ronk, The Andrews Sisters
Onions - Deadly Nightshade
Pancakes - Marvin Pontiac
Pans of Biscuits - Hedy West
Peaches - Presidents of the United States
Peanut Butter - Marathons, J. Geils Band
Peanut Butter Conspiracy - Jimmy Buffett
Popcorn - Hot Butter
Popsicles, Icicles - Murmaids
Porcupine Pie - Neil Diamond
Raspberry Beret - Prince, Hindu Love Gods
Raspberry Swirl - Tori Amos
RC Cola & A Moon Pie - NRBQ
Red Red Wine - Neil Diamond
Rice is Nice - Lemon Pipers
Rock & Roll Stew - Traffic
Rubber Biscuit - Blues Brothers
Rum & Coca-Cola - Andrews Sisters
Rutabaga Boogie - Paul Shalaski & His Musical Zombies
St. Alphonso's Pancake Breakfast - Frank Zappa
Sangria Wine - Jerry Jeff Walker
Saturday Night Fish Fry - Louis Jordan
Savoy Truffle - The Beatles
Sex and Candy - Marcy Playground
Solid Potato Salad - Ross Sisters

Sugar Shack - Jimmy Gilmore
Sugar & Spice - The Searchers
Sugar, Sugar - The Archies
Sukiyaki - Kyu Sakamoto
Sweet Kentucky Ham - Dave Frishberg
Sweet Pea - Tommy Roe
Sweet Potato Pie - Domino
Take Me Out to Eat - Sally Fingerett/Four Bitchin' Babes
Texas Cookin' - Guy Clark
The Eggplant That Ate Chicago - Dr. West's Medicine Show & Junk Band
Vegetable Jamboree - Martin, Bogan and Armstrong
Vegetables - Beach Boys
Watermelon Dream - Guy Clark
Watermelon Man - Mongo Santamaria
Watermelon Hanging on the Vine - Bill Monroe
Whiskey Before Breakfast
Wild Honey - Beach Boys
You're the Cream in my Coffee - Nat King Cole


mger said...

I'd add "Beans and Cornbread" also by Louis Jordan... of course, he has a lot of food-related songs.

Curly Q. Freckles said...

Watermelon Crawl - Tracy Byrd

Art Paul Schlosser said...

I wrote lots of them and 2 I should think you would know about.

Have A Peanut Butter Sandwich which was played on Dr Demento 5 or 6 times at

& Eating Cheese which I played on America's Got Talent at

For other songs please consult my catalog at

Or if you have a topic and want to know what songs I wrote about it just either E-mail me at or facebook me at